Kayak Tip to Tip on the Rideau Canal

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Awesome quick spot for a run, kayak or picnic with some sweet lookouts, a dam and a couple of Adirondack Chairs to meet you at one of the tips. The other tip, a classic lock station.

The Tip to Tip trail is the perfect location for a quick stroll, Kayak, or canoe. Located on a small quiet island called Burrits Rapids, Ontario, there is a small launch before a classic swing bridge for easy access to the water, in addition to a walking trail extending from one tip of the island to the other. There are also a few excellent viewpoints to spot wildlife along the trail including two Adirondack chairs at the end, and a dam with a wicked flow of water. This location is ideal to go for a quick run or kayak with lots of water and fantastic scenery Tip to Tip trail shall not disappoint. For an overview of the trail: http://www.rideaufriends.com/d...

Pack List

  • Kayak
  • Water
  • Camera
  • Bug Spray
  • Running Shoes/ Decent Footwear
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Activities:

Chillin, Hiking, Kayaking, Running

Skill Level:

Beginner

Season:

Year Round

Trail Type:

Point-to-Point

Distance:

2.5 Miles

Features:

Easy Parking
Forest
Picnic Area
River
Scenic

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